Søren Kierkegaard (1813-1855)

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List of Works
[The Attack Upon Christendom]   [Either/Or]   [Fear and Trembling]   [The Knight of Faith]   [Sickness Unto Death]  


The Attack Upon Christendom (1854-55)
  • No known online texts

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  • Paperback edition, translated by Walter Lowrie (Princeton Univ. Press, 1968).
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Either/Or (1843) [gbf(50)]
  • Danish JPGs (indexed scans of original edition, with raw OCR text) in two volumes at Project Runeberg:
    Vol. 1 Vol. 2

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  • Paperback edition, translated by Alastair Hannay (Penguin USA, 1992, 633 pg.).
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Fear and Trembling (1843) [GBF]
The GBF adult reading program includes excerpts from the parable The Knight of Faith.
  • HTML (Single page, 334 KB) at Yggdrasil (Translated by Walter Lowrie)
  • Danish JPGs (indexed scans of original edition, with raw OCR text; pages 63-187) at Project Runeberg

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Paperback edition, translated by Howard and Edna Hong; also includes Repetition (Princeton Univ Pr, 1983, 464 pg.).
  • Paperback edition, translated by Alastair Hannay (Viking Press, 1986, 158 pg.).
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The Knight of Faith (1843) [GBF]
  • This is a parable contained in Fear and Trembling, approximately in the middle of the section titled "Preliminary Expectoration".
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Sickness Unto Death (1849)
  • No known online texts

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Paperback edition, translated by Alastair Hannay (Penguin USA, 1989, 179 pg.).
  • Paperback edition, translated by Howard and Edna Hong (Princeton Univ Pr, 1983, 256 pg.).
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